The Entrepreneurs Festival offers product demos, networking opportunities and a pitch competition.
This annual event at UB is designed to introduce students and other members of the university community to the coaching, ideation and venture creation support available through Blackstone LaunchPad powered by Techstars. The festival provides an occasion for student, faculty, staff and alumni entrepreneurs to connect with one another and celebrate the culture of innovation and entrepreneurship on campus.
The festival offers opportunities to network with UB student, alumni, and local community entrepreneurs, including demos of start-ups run by students and alumni and professional networking events. The festival also offers the opportunity for student entrepreneurs to participate in a pitch competition for prizes.
This free event is open to any UB students, faculty, alumni and the general public without restriction. Student entrepreneurs with interests in starting a business are particularly encouraged to attend this event.